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39A Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 8848
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dosa” (42 reviews)
“curry” (20 reviews)
“butter chicken” (16 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
39A Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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Reviewed yesterday

indian restaurats always challenge for me since while my friends like hot food,I don't .But this restaurant is different , staff were very helpful in finding me a dish i could enjoy,Staff suggest chicken mappas in mild to medium I enjoyed with there round layery...More

2  Thank agandrewgilbertoo7
Reviewed 5 days ago

This restaurant is much more than I expected it to be. Right from the excellent service to the authentic food everything was just perfect. I tried the butter chicken and my friend had the fish moilee with the kalappam that were just a treat together....More

1  Thank joe r
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and l had a craving for Indian meal and looked up TripAdvisor for advice, and we don’t regret the recommendation. The dinner we had at Kathakali was possibly the best Indian meal we have ever had in NZ and India.

2  Thank David M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch with my Frnds few days back chicken masala, rice and Karla parantha and the portion was enough for one Person and it was a lovely experience and food was awesome and service was great.

2  Thank Bharti B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a lovely experience at this restaurant. Visited this place which was recommended by my friend and worth it. We tried the masala dosa and prawn masala along with the paratha bread. All in all enjoyed the food with really good service too.

2  Thank rosemol j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard a lot about this restaurant and wanted to try out the food, so went there with my friends. The service and the staff were kind and suggested we should try the Mango lassi, which was delicious. Then for the starters we tried...More

3  Thank pearlsaldanha
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had visited Kathakali restaurant with my friends. The service was great, the meals were delicious and every staff person I came into contact with was courteous, friendly and seemed to be genuinely dedicated to making sure I was being well taken care of. A...More

1  Thank sonutthomas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place serves South Indian food from Kerala. The menu is certainly different from your standard Indian restaurant and all four of us agreed that it was an excellent choice behaving been to Kerala, I can say that it is genuine.

2  Thank OldNick68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had really wanted to try this restaurant as I had heard really good things about the food. However went for lunch which wasn't a good idea as the lunch menu is extremely limted. Might be prepared to try the dinner menu not sure but...More

Thank sandlewearer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my friend who absolutely loves south Indian food. Right from the dosa that we had as an entree to the Allepy fish and Kerala beef and not forgetting the outstanding Paratha. Everything was absolutely divine. I would definitely go back...More

2  Thank Crystal S
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12 July 2016|
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Response from Sam N | Property representative |
We do BYO just for wine only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39A Devon Street East, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 8848
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